Technical Adviser of Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC) of Ibadan, Gbenga Ogunbote says his side will give today’s Matchday six encounter against Remo Stars all their best.
Speaking ahead of the Southwest derby, holding this afternoon at the Remo Stars Stadium, Ikenne, the sweat merchant expressed the belief that his team will be up to the task against the homers
“Remo Stars match is a different ball game because it is a local derby and it goes either way, but we will give it our all to ensure that we come out with a positive result.
“However, like I use to say, we pray for a level playing ground. Like teams that have been coming here have been very lucky with fair officiating, we also hope and wish we get such on away grounds”, added the Oracle as he is popularly called.
However, coach Gbenga Ogunbote admitted that it will be a tough one against the coach Daniel Ogunmodede tutored Remo Stars, who are placed third on the log.
The Oluyole Warriors will be aiming to get something good from the Remo Stars Stadium for the first time in a league contest.
The Ibadan soccer lords go into this derby game with a good run of from, having been unbeaten in their last three matches and placing second with ten points, going into this match.
The last time both sides met on the same pitch, was during the ValueJet pre season tourney where the Oluyole Warriors hammered the Sky Blue Stars 3-0 in a semi final duel.